Akai Professional Advance 49 Virtual Instrument MIDI Controller

$314.76

Description

  • Integrated 4.3-inch high-resolution full-color screen with dedicated interface buttons
  • Screen provides 1:1, real-time feedback of plugin parameters
  • Includes Virtual Instrument Player software for unprecedented virtual instrument preset management, control mapping and multi patch creation
  • 49 premium, semi-weighted velocity-sensitive keybed with after touch
  • 8 large, endless and continuously variable control knobs
Akai Professional Advance 49 49-Key Virtual Instrument Production Controller

Keyboards for advanced virtual instrument performance.

VIP Software System Requirements
  • Mac OS X 10.8 or later
  • Windows 7, w/ latest version of Microsoft .NET
  • 2 GB free disk space for basic installation, 20GB free disk space for full content installation
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • Multi-core CPU

Akai Professional Advance 49

The Advance 49 gives you unprecedented playability and unrestricted manipulation of any virtual instrument with our exclusive interactive, full-color display, complemented by performance-friendly hardware controls. Available in 25-, 49-, and 61-key sizes, the Advance Keyboards deftly fuse the power of software instruments with the live playability of a keyboard workstation. The dividing line between software and hardware instruments is finally gone!

  • Integrated 4.3-inch high-resolution full-color screen with dedicated interface buttons
  • Screen provides 1:1, real-time feedback of plugin parametes
  • 49 Premium, semi-weighted velocity-sensitive keybed aftertouch

Unprecedented Control

Using the Advance Keyboard’s custom-designed Virtual Instrument Player (VIP) software application, your entire VSTi library is controlled by one application. VIP operates as a plugin inside any major (DAW) or as a stand-alone application.

Over 16 Gigs Of Software Included

The Advance 49 Keyboard comes with a 16GB download of over 10,000 sounds from industry-leading developers at AIR Music Technology, SONiVOX, and Toolroom Records. Creation at your fingertips!

Sophisticated But Easy To Use

Dedicated physical controls are thoughtfully included, with our RGB backlit, velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads. Rubberized pitch and modulation wheels provide simple, direct note manipulation with musically natural action.


USB and 5-pin MIDI Input/Output for use with any MIDI capable software or hardware.

Includes:
  • Advance 49
  • USB Cable
  • Software Installation Card
  • Quickstart Guide
  • Safety & Warranty Manual
  • 16 GB of Software Downloads after registering on the official website

Features

-Includes Virtual Instrument Player software for unprecedented virtual instrument preset management, control mapping and multi patch creation.

-8 endless and continuously variable control knobs.

-8 velocity- and pressure-sensitive MPC pads with RGB illumination.

-Dedicated pad bank, transport control, octave, and performance buttons.

-Note repeat, time-division, pattern arpeggiator, and tap-tempo buttons.

-Rubberized Pitch and Modulation wheels.

-Expression pedal and footswitch inputs.